Barcelona, Spain — When Gagandeep Singh Khalsa first arrived in Barcelona from Punjab in India, people would point at him and whisper behind his back. It took him time to settle and it wasn’t until he began speaking the regional language that he truly felt “Catalan.”
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Double page on this week's TIME Magazine:
A supporter of independence drives a tractor near Barcelona's Arc de Triomf after Puigdemont's remarks on Oct. 10. (Santi Palacios for TIME Magazine)
For the millions of Muslims abstaining from food and drink from sunrise to sunset every day during Islam's holiest month of Ramadan, that first sip of water after a grueling fast is by far the most anticipated moment of the day. To read more, visit AP's Big Story.
Here is a collection of Associated Press photographs of iftars from around the world.
This picture has just been awarded with the National Photojournalism Award 2015 (Spain), by ANIGP-TV.
Original caption: Sub-Saharan migrants climb over a metallic fence that divides Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla on Friday March 28, 2014. Officials said several hundred African migrants tried to cross barbed-wire border fences to enter the Spanish enclave of Melilla from Morocco but most were turned back by security forces from both sides. An Interior Ministry spokesman in Melilla said the migrants attempted to scale the fences several times early Friday and a handful managed to get across. Thousands of migrants seeking a better life in Europe are living illegally in Morocco, hoping they can enter Melilla and Spain's other north African coastal enclave, Ceuta. (© Santi Palacios)